• Microsoft's collaborative Whiteboard app arrives for Windows 10

    2 monthes ago - By VentureBeat

    Microsoft announced a slew of product updates at its Inspire developer conference this week. In addition to a free version of Microsoft Teams and enhancements to Workplace Analytics and Microsoft 365, it made broadly available its collaborative Whiteboard app to Windows 10 users and announced that iOS, Android, and web clients would launch in the f...
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  • Microsoft finally gives Teams what it needs to take on Slack: A free version

    Microsoft finally gives Teams what it needs to take on Slack: A free version

    2 monthes ago - By Ars Technica

    Enlarge / Microsoft Teams on different devices.
    Ever since its introduction, Microsoft's Teams -a collaboration tool for chatting, sharing documents, video, and voice calling-has had one major competitor: Slack. Teams was clearly built as a response to Slack's growing enterprise presence, with its model of IRC-style chatrooms winning hearts and minds.
    Thus far, Microsoft has pushed Teams' extensive integration with the company's other products-Office, Skype, SharePoint-as its major distinguishing feature, but Slack has had one important capability that Teams has lacked. The starting price...
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  • Microsoft launches free version of Teams

    Microsoft launches free version of Teams

    2 monthes ago - By VentureBeat

    Microsoft today launched a free version of Microsoft Teams, its chat-based collaboration tool that's part of Office 365 and competes with Google's Hangouts Chat, Facebook's Workplace, and Slack. Available worldwide in 40 languages, Microsoft is targeting the free version of Teams at small and midsize businesses that want to access...
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